Data Protection Notice

This Data Protection Notice explains to you how and for which purposes SWISS KRONO processes your Personal Data and which rights and options you have in this respect. It applies to all Personal Data that you provide to SWISS KRONO or which is derived from your contractual relationship or other interaction with SWISS KRONO. Furthermore, we inform you in the Cookie Policy on each SWISS KRONO website about how we collect and use your data by implementing cookies or other web-tracking or analytics technologies on our websites.

Who is responsible for your personal data?

We, SWISS KRONO AG, Willisauerstrasse 37, 6122 Menznau, Switzerland, shall be the responsible controller for any Personal Data you provide to us with within the context of you using our website www.swisskrono.ch. In case you go to other SWISS KRONO websites, the responsible controller shall be the respective website operator mentioned in the imprint.

Which categories of personal data do we collect?

We collect and process in particular the following categories of Personal Data:

  • Contact information, such as full name, work address, work telephone number, work mobile phone number, work fax number and work email address, mobile identification number and the IP address of your computer when you use our websites.

  • Further business information necessarily processed in a contract or other contractual relationship with SWISS KRONO or voluntarily provided by you, such as orders placed, purchases, services and other business activities, product feedback and any other information you provide to us within the context of a business relationship or is derived therefrom.

  • Information about your preferences and interests obtained by the web-tracking or analytics technologies identified in our Cookie Policy, in particular when using our Internet sites and downloadable contents (e.g. when registering for the download of software, e-books, whitepapers), or other online services we offer to you. This is how we collect information about, e.g., which contents you download from our website and which contents you click or view in which manner.

  • Information collected from publicly available sources, data bases and credit reference agencies.

  • In as far as we are required by law, we collect information for compliance purposes, such as, e.g., information about legal disputes or other court proceedings that you or another person with whom you have a business relationship are involved in as well as information about interactions with you which may be relevant for antitrust purposes.

For which purpose do we use your personal data?

We will process your Personal Data exclusively for the following purposes ("Permitted Purposes"):

  • Initiating, performing and administering your contractual relationship (or the contractual relationship of your organisation) with SWISS KRONO Group, e.g. by performing transactions and orders of products or services, processing payments, performing accounting, auditing, billing and collection activities, arranging shipments and deliveries, facilitating repairs and providing support services or providing you with other services or performances you may have ordered or requested.

  • Maintaining and protecting the security of our products, services and websites or other systems, preventing and detecting security threats, fraud or other criminal or illegal activities.

  • General compliance purposes, in particular to ensure the compliance with our legal and regulatory obligations and requirements, such as, e.g., compliance screenings or record-keeping obligations (e.g. based on competition law, export legislation, trade sanctions and embargo regulations or for the prevention of white-collar crime and money laundering). This may include the following measures: Comparing your contact or identity data against applicable sanctioned-party lists and to confirm your identity in case of a potential match, recording your cooperation with third parties which may be relevant for antitrust purposes, notices to or examination by competent supervisory, law enforcement or other competent authorities.

  • Informing you, where permitted in accordance with applicable laws, within an existing business relationship about similar or related products or services of SWISS KRONO.

  • Solving disputes, enforcing our contractual agreements and to establish, enforce or defend legal claims or

  • Ensuring compliance with legal obligations, e.g. to keep sales records for tax purposes or to send notices and other disclosures as required by law.

In as far as you have expressly given us your consent, we may processes your Personal Data also for the following purposes:

  • Communicating with you through the communication channels you have agreed to in order to keep you up to date on the latest announcements, offers and other information about SWISS KRONO’s products, technologies and services (including marketing-related newsletters) as well as events and projects of SWISS KRONO;

  • Administrating and performing customer surveys, marketing campaigns, market analyses, sweepstakes, contests or other promotional activities or events or

  • Profiling and automated processing: We are collecting information about your preferences on the basis of your activities when using our websites, products, downloadable content (e.g. when registering for the download of software, e-books, whitepapers), or other services we offer to you online. On the basis of this information (e.g. which contents are downloaded, clicked or viewed how often and for how long), we create a user profile to personalise and foster the quality of our communication and interaction with you (for example, by way of newsletter tracking or website analytics). The logic behind our profiling activities is to identify topics which may be useful or otherwise of interest for you and to inform you about such topics in a more customised way. The algorithms we use apply this logic and automatically deliver the suitable content or information to you.

Please note: Under Article 21, para. 2 of the European General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) you have the right to object to the processing of your Personal Data for marketing purposes, including the profiling described above. Please refer to " Your rights" below for a detailed explanation of your rights and how to may exercise them.

We shall communicate with you (e.g. via email or telephone call) for marketing purposes only after you have explicitly opted in, in as far as required by law. At all times, you have the possibility to withdraw your consent if you do not want to receive further marketing-related information from us.

We will not use your Personal Data for taking any automated decisions affecting you or creating profiles in another manner than described above.

The legal bases for processing of your Personal Data are specified in GDPR, Article 6. Depending on which of the Permitted Purposes described above we process your Personal Data for, the processing is either necessary for the performance of a contract or other business agreement with SWISS KRONO or for compliance with our legal obligations or for purposes of legitimate interests pursued by SWISS KRONO or a third party, unless your interests or fundamental rights and freedoms prevail and contradict such processing. In addition, the processing may be based on your explicit consent where you have given that to us.

Special data protection information for the users of our website


1 Data protection at a glance

1.1 General information (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

The following information provides a simple overview of that happens to your Personal Data when you visit our website.

Personal Data refers to all data with which you may be personally identified. Detailed information on data protection can be found in our Data Protection Notice.

 

1.2 Recording of data on our website (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

Who is responsible for the recording of data on this website?

The data processing on this website is provided by the website operator. The contact data of said operator can be found in the imprint of this website.

 

How do we record your data?

One way of collecting your data is that you provide us with it. This may include, e.g., data that you enter into a contact form.

Other data are automatically recorded by our IT systems when visiting our website. These are, in particular, technical data (e.g. Internet browser, operating system or time when the page is viewed).  The recording of said data is automatically carried out as soon as you enter our website.

 

What do we use your data for?

Part of the data is collected to ensure a flawless operation of the website. Other data may also be used for the analysis of your user behaviour.

 

Which rights do you have regarding your data?

At any time, you have the right to obtain free information about the origin, recipients and purpose of your stored Personal Data. Furthermore, you have the right to request that said data is corrected, blocked or deleted. In this regard, as well as with respect to any other questions on data protection issues, you may contact us at any time at the address stated in the imprint. Moreover, you have the right to lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority.

 

1.3 Analysis tools and third parties tools (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

When visiting our website, your surfing behaviour may be statistically analysed. This is mainly done by Cookies and so-called analytics programmes. The analysis of your surfing behaviour is generally carried out anonymously; the surfing behaviour cannot be traced back to you. You may object to this analysis or prevent it by not using certain tools. Detailed information in this regard may be found in the following data protection notice.

You may object to this analysis. You will find information on how to object in this data protection notice.

2 General and compulsory information

2.1 Data protection (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

The operators of these pages take the protection of your Personal Data very seriously. We keep your Personal Data confidential and comply with the respective legal data protection requirements as well as this data protection notice.

When using this website, various Personal Data is collected.

Personal Data refers to data with which you may be personally identified. The present data protection notice explains which data we collect and what we use it for. It also explains how and for which purposes this is done.

We refer to the fact that online data transfer (e.g. when communicating via email) may be subject to security breaches. A watertight protection of data against third-party access is not possible.

 

2.2 Information about the responsible controller (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

The controller responsible for data processing on this website is:

SWISS KRONO AG
Willisauerstrasse 37
6122 Menznau
SWITZERLAND

Phone: +41 41 494 94 94
E-Mail: info@swisskrono.ch

 

The responsible controller is the person or the entity that - alone or collectively - makes decisions regarding the purposes and means of processing Personal Data (e.g. Names, email-addresses, and the like).

 

2.3 Withdrawal of your consent regarding data processing (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

Many data processing operations are possible upon explicit consent only. You may withdraw your already given consent at any time. It is sufficient to send us an informal communication via email. The lawfulness of data processing prior to the withdrawal remains unaffected from the withdrawal.

 

2.4 The right to lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

In the event of data protection breaches, the Data Subject has the right to lodge a complaint with the competent supervisory authority. The competent supervisory authority with respect to data protection issues is the data protection officer of the Land [Landesdatenschutzbeauftragter], the German state, the company is headquartered in.

A list of all German Federal Data Protection Officers and their contact information can be found following the link below:

https://www.bfdi.bund.de/DE/Infothek/Anschriften_Links/anschriften_links-node.html

 

2.5 Right to data portability (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

You have the right that the data, which we process automatically based on your consent or to perform a contract, is issued to either you or a third party in q commonly used and machine-readable format. When you request that the data is directly transferred to another controller, this shall be done only where technically feasible.

 

2.6 Accessing, blocking, deleting data (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

Within the scope of the applicable legal provisions, you have - at any time - the right to free access to your stored Personal Data, their origin and recipients and the purpose of data processing as well as a right to said data being corrected, blocked or deleted, where applicable. In this regard, as well as with respect to any other questions on Personal Data, you may contact us at any time at the address stated in the imprint.

 

2.7 Objection against advertising mails (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

The use of contact data published within the context of the obligation to provide an imprint to transmit any advertisement and information material which was not explicitly requested is herewith opposed. The operators of the pages explicitly reserve the right to take legal action in the event of unsolicited mailings of advertisement information, e.g. spam emails.

 

3 Data protection officer

Statutory data protection officer (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

We have appointed a data protection officer for our company.

Simon Kunz
Phone: +41 41 494 95 62
E-Mail: s.kunz@swisskrono.ch

 

4 Recording of data on our website

4.1 Cookies (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

The Internet pages make partially use of so-called cookies. Cookies neither cause any damage to your computer nor do they comprise any computer viruses. Cookies serve the purpose to make our offerings more user-friendly, more effective and safer. Cookies are small text files, which are stored on your computer and your browser.

Most of the cookies we use are so-called “session cookies.” These are automatically deleted when you end your visit. Other cookies will remain stored on your terminal device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognise your browser when you return to our website.

You can set your browser such that you are informed about any cookies being placed and you may allow cookies only on a case-by-case basis, you may accept cookies in special situations or generally deny them or have all cookies automatically deleted when you close the browser. The functionality of this website might get impaired when cookies are disabled.

Cookies that are required for performing the electronic communication process or to provide certain functionalities that you requested (e.g. shopping cart function) are stored on the basis of GDPR, Art. 6 para. 1 (f). The website operator has a legitimate interest in storing cookies to provide its services in a flawless and optimised manner. Where other cookies (e.g. cookies for the analysis of surfing behaviour) are stored, such cookies are separately referred to in the data protection notice.

 

4.2 Server log files (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

The provider of the pages automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically submits to us.

These include:

  • Browser type and browser version
  • Operating system used
  • Referrer URL
  • Host name of the accessing computer
  • Time of the server request
  • IP address

Said data is not combined with other data sources.

Data processing is based on GDPR, Art. 6, para. 1 (b), which allows for data processing for the performance of a contract or for measures prior to entering into a contract.

 

4.3 Contact form (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

When you send us inquiries using the contact form, we store your information in the inquiry form including your contact data provided therein for the purpose of processing the request and for any potential follow-up questions. We shall not transfer said data without your consent.

Thus, the data entered into the contact form shall be processed subject to your consent only (GDPR, Art. 6, para. 1 (a)). You may withdraw said consent at any time. It is sufficient to send us a informal communication via email. The lawfulness of data processing operations prior to the withdrawal remains unaffected from the withdrawal.

The data you entered into the contact form remains with us until you request their deletion, withdraw your consent for the storing of the data or withdraw your consent regarding the purpose of the storing of the data (e.g. once your request has been answered). Statutory provisions - in particular the retention periods - remain unaffected.

 

4.4 Registration to this website (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

You may register to our website to use additional functions of the site. We shall use the data you entered in this context only for the purpose of using the respective offer or service for which you registered. All required information asked for during the registration has to be fully provided. Otherwise, we shall dismiss the registration.

We shall use the email address indicated during registration to inform you through this channel about any important changes such as regarding the scope of offerings or any technically necessary changes.

The data entered during registration shall be processed subject to your consent (GDPR, Art. 6, para. 1 (a)). You may withdraw a given consent at any time. It is sufficient to send us an informal communication via email. The lawfulness of completed data processing remains unaffected from the withdrawal.

We shall store the data recorded during registration as long as you are registered to your website and it will be deleted afterwards. Any statutory retention periods remain unaffected.

 

4.5 Processing of data (customer and contractual data) (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

We collect, process and use Personal Data only where it is required to establish the contractual relation, arrange it in terms of content, or change it (inventory data). This is based on GDPR, Art. 6, para. 1 (b), which allows for data processing for the performance of a contract or for measures prior to entering into a contract. We shall collect, process and use Personal Data regarding the use of our Internet websites (usage data) only where this is required to allow the user to use the service or for billing.

The collected customer data shall be deleted after completion of the order or after termination of the business relationship. Any statutory retention periods remain unaffected.

 

4.6 Transfer of data upon conclusion of contract for online shops, dealers and shipment of goods (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

We shall transfer Personal Data to third parties only where this is required within the context of performing the contract, such as, e.g., to the company commissioned with carrying out the shipment of goods or to the financial institution commissioned with handling of payment transactions. There shall be no further transfer of data unless you explicitly agreed to such a transfer. There shall be no dissemination of your data to third parties without explicit consent, such as e.g. for marketing purposes.

Data processing is based on GDPR, Art. 6, para. 1 (b), which allows for data processing for the performance of a contract or for measures prior to entering into a contract.

 

4.7 Transfer of data upon conclusion of contract for services and digital contents (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

We shall transfer Personal Data to third parties only where this is required within the context of performing the contract, such as, e.g., to the financial institution commissioned with handling of payment transactions.

There shall be no further transfer of data unless you explicitly agreed to such a transfer. There shall be no dissemination of your data to third parties without explicit consent, such as e.g. for marketing purposes.

Data processing is based on GDPR, Art. 6, para. 1 (b), which allows for data processing for the performance of a contract or for measures prior to entering into a contract.


5 Social Media

5.1 Sharing contents using plugins (Facebook, Google+1, Twitter & Co.) (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

It is compliant with data privacy to share the content of our pages in social networks such as Facebook, Twitter or Google+. In this regard, this site uses the eRecht24 Safe Sharing Tool. This tool directly links the networks with the users not until the user actively clicks on one of these buttons.

This tool does not automatically transfer user data to the operators of these platforms. In case a user is registered with one of the social networks, an information window will pop up when the social button of Facebook, Google+1, Twitter & Co. is used, in which the user may confirm the text before sending it of.

Our users may share the contents of this site in social networks in a manner that is compliant with data privacy and without the network operators creating entire surfing profiles.

 

6 Analysis tools and advertisement

6.1 Google Analytics (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

This website uses functions of Google Analytics’ web analytics service. The provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

Google Analytics makes use of so-called “cookies.” These are text files which are stored to your computer and which allow an analysis of your using the website. The information generated by cookies regarding your using of this website are typically transferred to and stored on Google’s server in the USA.

The Google Analytics cookies shall be stored in accordance with GDPR, Art. 6, para. 1 (f). The website operator has a legitimate interest in the analysis of user behaviour in order to optimise both its web offerings and marketing materials.

 

IP anonymisation

We activated the IP anonymisation function on this website. This means that your IP address is abbreviated by Google within the member states of the European Union or other signatory states to the Agreement on the European Economic Area before being transmitted to the USA. In exceptional cases only, the entire IP address shall be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and abbreviated there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google shall use this information to analyse your usage of the website, to draft reports about the website activities and to perform other services relating to the website usage and the usage of the Internet for the website operator. The IP address transmitted within the context of Google Analytics shall not be combined with any other data by Google.

 

Browser plugin

You may prevent the storage of cookies by adjusting the settings of your browser software accordingly; however, we shall point out to you that - in that case - you may not be able to fully use all functions of this website. In addition, you may prevent the recording of data generated by the cookies and associated to your usage of the website (incl. your IP address) by Google and the processing of said data by Google in that you download and install the browser plugin available at the following link:

https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.

Objecting to the recording of data

You may prevent the recording of your data by Google Analytics in that you click on the link below. An opt-out cookie is set which prevents your data from being recorded during one of your future visits to this site. Domain Google Analytics Opt-out. More information about Google Analytics’ handling of user data can be found in Google’s privacy policy:

https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en.


Objecting to the recording of data

You may prevent the recording of your data by Google Analytics in that you click on the link below. An opt-out cookie is set which prevents your data from being recorded during one of your future visits to this site.

Google Analytics Opt-out.

More information about Google Analytics’ handling of user data can be found in Google’s privacy policy:

https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en.

 

Order data

We singed a contract with Google for the processing of order data and fully implement the strict provisions of the German Data Protection Authorities when using Google Analytics.

 

Demographic characteristics by Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics’ “demographic characteristics” function. This allows for reports comprising information on age, gender and interests of the website visitors. Said data originates from Google’s interest-related advertisement as well as from visitors’ data provided by third parties. Said data cannot be associated with a specific person. At any time, you may opt out of this function by adjusting the display settings in your Google account or generally prohibit the recording of your data by Google Analytics as described under the header “Objecting to the recording of data.”

 

6.2 etracker (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

This website uses the etracker analytics service. The provider is etracker GmbH, Erste Brunnenstraße 1, 20459 Hamburg, Germany. The data can be used to create a user profile under an alias. This may imply the use of cookies. Cookies are small text files which are locally stored in the secondary memory of your Internet browser. The cookies allow for your browser to be recognised. The data collected using the etracker technologies are not used without the separately provided consent of the person concerned, to personally identify visitors of our website and are not combined with Personal Data of the pseudonym user.

etracker cookies will remain stored on your terminal device until you delete them.

The etracker cookies shall be stored in accordance with GDPR, Art. 6, para. 1 (f). The website operator has a legitimate interest in the anonymised analysis of user behaviour in order to optimise both its web offerings and marketing materials.

You may object to the collection and storage of data at any time with future effect. To object to the collection and storage of your visitor data with future effect, you may receive an opt out cookie from etracker following the link below, which effects that etracker will not collect and store any of your browser’s visitor data in the future:

https://www.etracker.de/privacy?et=V23Jbb.

By doing so, etracker sets an opt out cookie named “cntcookie.” Please do not delete this cookie as long as you want to keep your opt-out.  Further information can be found in etracker’s data privacy statement:

https://www.etracker.com/en/data-privacy/.

 

Concluding a contract for the processing of order data

We singed a contract with etracker for the processing of order data and fully implement the strict provisions of the German Data Protection Authorities when using etracker.

 

6.3 Google AdSense (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

This website uses Google AdSense, a service to integrate Google Inc. (“Google”) advertisement. The provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

Google AdSense uses so-called “cookies,” i.e. text files which are stored to your computer and which allow for an analysis of the website usage. Google AdSense also uses so-called web beacons (invisible graphics). These web beacons allow for an analysis of information such as visitor traffic on these pages.

The information (including your IP address) generated by cookies and web beacons regarding the usage of this website and the delivery of advertisement formats are transmitted to and stored on a Google server in the USA. Said information may be transferred by Google to contractual partners of Google. However, Google shall not combine your IP address with other data stored about you.

The AdSense cookies shall be stored in accordance with GDPR, Art. 6, para. 1 (f). The website operator has a legitimate interest in the analysis of user behaviour in order to optimise both its web offerings and marketing materials.

You may prevent the installation of cookies by adjusting the settings of your browser software accordingly; however, we shall point out to you that - in that case - you may not be able to fully use all functions of this website. By using this website you agree to the data collected about you being processed by Google in the manner and for the purpose described above.

 

6.4 Google Analytics Remarketing (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

Our website uses the Google Analytics’ Remarketing function in combination with the functions of Google AdWords and Google DoubleClick, which are functions across any devices. The provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

This function allows for the advertisement target groups created by Google Analytics Remarketing to be associated with the Google AdWords and Google DoubleClick functions across any devices. This is how interest-related and personalised advertisement contents which were customised to you based on your past usage and surfing behaviour on a terminal device (e.g. mobile telephone) to also be shown on another of your terminal devices (e.g. tablet or computer).

Where you have given the respective consent, Google will connect your web and app browser history to your Google account for this purpose. This is how the same personalised marketing content may be advertised on all of your terminal devices on which you are logged in with your Google account.

To support this function, Google Analytics records the Google-authenticated user ID, which is temporarily linked to our Google Analytics data in order to identify and create target groups for the display of advertisement across all devices.

You may permanently object to the remarketing/targeting across all devices by opting out of the personalised advertisement in your Google account; to this end, follow the link below:

https://www.google.com/settings/ads/onweb/.

The combination of all recorded data in your Google account is subject to your consent that you may provide to Google or withdraw it, respectively (GDPR, Art. 6, para. 1 (a)). The data recording operations which are not pooled in your Google account (because, e.g., you do not have a Google account or objected to the combination of data) is based on the recording of data according to GDPR, Art. 6, para. 1 (f). The legitimate interest is based on the fact that the website operator has an interest in the anonymised analysis of its website visitors for marketing purposes.

Further information as well as the data protection notice can be found in Google’s privacy policy at:

https://www.google.com/policies/technologies/ads/.

 

6.5 Google AdWords and Google Conversion-Tracking (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

This website uses Google AdWords. AdWords is an online advertisement programme of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”).

In the context of Google AdWords, we make use of so-called conversion tracking. When you click on an advertisement provided by Google, a cookie will be set for conversion tracking. Cookies are small text files which the Internet browser stores to the user’s computer. These cookies loose their validity after 30 days and do not serve the purpose to personally identify the user. When the user visits certain pages of this website and the cookie is still valid, Google and we are able to see that the user clicked to this advertisement and was forwarded to this page.

Each Google AdWords customer gets a different cookie. The cookies cannot be tracked through the websites of AdWords customers. Information generated by the aid of conversion cookies serve the purpose to create conversion statistics for AdWords customers who have chosen to implement conversion tracking. The customers will learn the total number of users who clicked on their advertisement and were forwarded to a page provided with a conversion tracking tag. However, they do not obtain any information by which a user could be personally identified. In case you do not wish to participate in tracking, you may object to it by opting out of the Google conversion tracking cookie in the user settings of your Internet browser. Once you did that, you will no longer be in the conversion tracking statistics.

The “conversion cookies” shall be stored in accordance with GDPR, Art. 6, para. 1 (f). The website operator has a legitimate interest in the analysis of user behaviour in order to optimise both its web offerings and marketing materials.

Further information on Google AdWords and Google Conversion Tracking can be found in Google’s privacy policy:

https://www.google.de/policies/privacy/.

You can set your browser such that you are informed about any cookies being placed and you may allow cookies only on a case-by-case basis, you may accept cookies in special situations or generally deny them or have all cookies automatically deleted when you close the browser. The functionality of this website might get impaired when cookies are disabled.

 

6.6 Google reCAPTCHA (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

We use “Google reCAPTCHA” (hereinafter “reCAPTCHA”) on our websites. The provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”).

reCAPTCHA shall be used to evaluate whether data is entered on our websites (e.g. in contact forms) by a human being or by an automated programme. To this end, reCAPTCHA analyses the website visitor’s behaviour based on various characteristics. The analysis is automatically initiated once the website visitor enters the website. For the analysis, reCAPTCHA evaluates different information (e.g. IP address, visitor’s time spent on the website and mouse movement of the user). The data recorded during the analysis is forwarded to Google.

The reCAPTCHA analyses are completely carried out in the background. Website visitors are informed that an analysis is taking place.

Data shall be processed in accordance with GDPR, Art. 6, para. 1 (f). The website operator has a legitimate interest in protecting his web offerings against abusive automated spyware and against SPAM.

Further information on Google reCAPTCHA as well as Google’s privacy policy can be found following the links below:

https://www.google.com/intl/de/policies/privacy/

and

https://www.google.com/recaptcha/intro/android.html.

 

6.7 Facebook Pixel (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

For conversion tracking, our website uses the Facebook Pixel of Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”).

This allows for the behaviour of the page visitors to be tracked after they clicked on a Facebook advertisement and were forwarded to the provider’s website. The effectiveness of Facebook advertisement can thus be analysed for statistical and marketing-related purposes and future marketing measures may be optimised.

The data collected is anonymous for us as operators of this website and we cannot draw any conclusions regarding the identity of the users. However, the data is stored and processed by Facebook, such that a connection to the respective user profile is possible and Facebook can use the data for its own marketing purposes according to Facebook’s policy on the use of data. Consequently, Facebook can facilitate advertisement on Facebook pages as well as pages outside Facebook. We as website operator have no control over the use of said data.

Facebook’s privacy policy provides further information on the protection of your privacy:

https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/.

You may as well opt out of the “Custom Audiences” remarketing function in the advertisement settings:

https://www.facebook.com/ads/preferences/?entry_product=ad_settings_screen

To do so, you need to be signed on to Facebook.

In case you do not have a Facebook account, you may opt out of the online behavioural advertisement of Facebook on the European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance’s website:

http://www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/your-ad-choices.

 

7 Newsletters

7.1 Newsletter data (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

In case you wish to obtain the newsletter offered on the website, we need your email address and information that allows for us to verify that you are the owner of the email address provided and that you agree to the receipt of the newsletter. Other data is not collected or collected only on a voluntary basis. We use this data for mailing the requested information only and shall not transfer it to third parties.

The data entered into the newsletter registration form shall be processed subject to your consent only (GDPR, Art. 6, para. 1 (a)). The given consent regarding the storage of data, the email address and its usage for the mailing of newsletters may be withdrawn at any time, e.g. by following the “unsubscribe” link in the newsletter. The lawfulness of completed data processing operations remains unaffected from the withdrawal.

The data you provided us with for the mailing of newsletters shall be stored by us until you unsubscribe from the list of newsletters and be deleted once you unsubscribed from the list of newsletters. Data that we stored for other purposes (e.g. email address in the area of membership) shall remain unaffected.

 

Legal basis

Data shall be processed subject to your consent (GDPR, Art. 6, para. 1 (a)). You may withdraw said consent at any time. The lawfulness of completed data processing operations remains unaffected from the withdrawal.

 

Storage period

The data you provided us with for the mailing of newsletters shall be stored by us until you unsubscribe from the list of newsletters and be deleted from our servers and from the servers of our newsletter provider once you unsubscribed from the list of newsletters. Data that we stored for other purposes (e.g. email address in the area of membership) shall remain unaffected.

 

8 Plugins and tools

8.1 YouTube (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

Our webseite uses plugins of the YouTube website operated by Google. The operator of the pages is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA.

When you visit one of our sites equipped with a YouTube plugin, a connection is made to the YouTube servers. This is when the YouTube server is informed of which of our sites you visited.

When you are logged in to your YouTube account, you allow YouTube to directly associate your surfing behaviour with your personal profile. You may prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.

The use of YouTube is based on the interest to display our online offers in an appealing manner. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of GDPR, Art. 6, para. 1 (f).

Further information on how user data is handled can be found in YouTube’s privacy policy at:

https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en&gl=en.

 

8.2 Vimeo (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

Our website uses plugins of the Vimeo video portal. The provider is Vimeo Inc., 555 West 18th Street, New York, New York 10011, USA.

When you visit one of our sites equipped with a Vimeo plugin, a connection is made to the Vimeo servers. This is when the Vimeo server is informed of which of our sites you visited. Furthermore, Vimeo receives your IP address. This also applies even if you are not logged in to Vimeo or do not even have a Vimeo account. The information recorded by Vimeo is transmitted to the Vimeo server in the USA.

When you are logged in to your Vimeo account, you allow Vimeo to directly associate your surfing behaviour with your personal profile. You may prevent this by logging out of your Vimeo account.

Further information on how user data is handled can be found in Vimeo’s privacy policy at:

https://vimeo.com/privacy.

 

8.3 Google Web Fonts (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

For the sake of a uniform display of fonts, this website uses so-called web fonts provided by Google. When entering a page, your browser will load the required web fonts into your browser cache in order to correctly display texts and fonts.

For this purpose, the browser you use needs to connect to the Google servers. By doing so, Google learns that your IP address entered our website. The use of Google Web Fonts is based on the interest to display our online offers in a uniform and appealing manner. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of GDPR, Art. 6, para. 1 (f).

In case your browser does not support Web Fonts, a font of your computer will be used.

Further information on Google Web Fonts can be found at

https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq

as well as in Google’s privacy policy:

https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.

 

8.4 Google Maps (Source: https://www.e-recht24.de, on: 04/12/2018)

This page uses the Google Maps’ map service through an API. The provider is Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

To use the Google Maps functions it is necessary that your IP address is stored. Said information is typically transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. The provider of this site has no control over said data processing.

Google Maps is used in the interest of appealingly displaying our online offers and to make it easier to find the places identified on our website. This represents a legitimate interest according to GDPR, Art. 6, para. 1 (f).

Further information on how user data is handled can be found in Google’s privacy policy at:

https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en&gl=en.

 

SWISS KRONO AG
Willisauerstrasse 37
6122 Menznau
SWITZERLAND

Phone: +41 41 494 94 94
E-Mail: info@swisskrono.ch